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be shortlisted

To be placed on a final list (a shortlist) of people or things that are being considered for something, such as an award or a position of employment. I was so shocked to hear that my story was shortlisted for the fiction award! Well, I was shortlisted for the job, but in the end they hired somebody else.
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And the inclusion of spoken word poet Kate Tempest's Let Them Eat Chaos marks her second time on the shortlist.
The five who attended wereLibyan novelist Najwa Binshatwan, shortlisted for The Slave Pens ; Iraqi novelist Saad Mohammed Raheem, shortlisted for The Bookseller's Murder ; Egyptian novelist Mohammed Abdel Nabi, shortlisted for In the Spider's Room ; Lebanese novelist Elias Khoury, shortlisted for Children of the Ghetto -- My Name is Adam ; and Saudi novelist Mohammed Hasan Alwan, shortlisted for A Small Death .
In the Welsh Government Business Start-Up Award shortlist are Welshpool based builder Montgomeryshire Homes Ltd, pop-up Llandudno food business The Kitchen and cutting edge Prestatyn drone filming firm SkyWeb Aerial Media / THEDRONEGUY.
Shortlisted are Kavita Bachada, of PEL Solicitors, Kavita Parmer, of Word 360 Language Services, and Shaz Manir, of Amirah Foundation.
Nominated by Waterstones booksellers across the UK, the shortlist is comprised of four novels, three non-fiction titles and one children's book.
The shortlist also contains more Welsh-language releases than ever before - from Geraint Jarman, Calan and Gwenno.
A DEVELOPMENT has been shortlisted for an award celebrating structural engineering projects.
SIX Coventry and Warwickshire projects have been shortlisted for a prestigious property award.
FOLLOWING MUCH deliberation by the judges, the shortlisted candidates for this year's AOP Awards have been selected.
This year, advertising agencies made their mark in the shortlist alongside media heavyweights such as MediaCom, Mindshare, Starcom MediaVest Group, and UM, each of whom has a double digit number of shortlisted entries.
We've been shortlisted twice in the Scoopcategory.First,forourexclusive revelations by Keith Jackson about the Scotland footballers' infamous Loch Lomond booze-up.
The shortlist can now be revealed for this year's British Legal Awards hosted by Legal Week, THE prestige end-of-year gongs for rewarding the premier talent in the UK legal sector and the brightest stars in Europe and beyond.
The UK, USA, Australia and Mexico submitted the highest number of entries to the Awards, whilst emerging markets such as China, Russia and India have strong representation on the shortlist.
Shortlist authors (and the jurors) for this year's award are gallery directors Jan Debbaut (of the Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven) and Julia Peyton-Jones (of London's Serpentine Gallery); the Tate's Keir McGuinness (chairman, Patrons of New Art); and Frieze publisher Matthew Slotover.
Four of the six titles on the shortlist are by Indian origin authors: Jayant Kaikini's No Presents Please, Manu Joseph's Miss Laila Armed And Dangerous, Neel Mukherjee's A State Of Freedom, and Sujit Saraf's Harilal and Sons.